How to run shell commands from the inside MySQL command line

You need to use \! before shell command

Examples:

MariaDB [(none)]> \! date;
Sun Sep  9 03:18:38 CEST 2018
MariaDB [(none)]> \! ls -d public_html;
public_html
MariaDB [(none)]> \! touch 1.txt
MariaDB [(none)]> \! ls 1.txt
1.txt
MariaDB [(none)]> \! uptime;
 03:19:40 up 8 days, 11:45,  8 users,  load average: 4.92, 5.07, 4.89
MariaDB [(none)]> 

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